Hollywood star Amber Heard is “pleased” with the choice by a British Excessive court docket rejecting actor Johnny Depps libel case. “We are pleased – but by no means surprised – by the Court’s denial of Mr. Depp’s application for appeal. The evidence presented in the UK case was overwhelming and undeniable,” a press release from Heard’s representatives learn, as quoted by aceshowbiz.com. Johnny Depp’s Permission to Enchantment In opposition to ‘Wife Beater’ Article Denied by the British Court docket.
On Thursday, it was reported that Depp had misplaced the bid to overturn a British Excessive Court docket ruling, which had dismissed his libel claims in opposition to a British tabloid accusing the “Pirates Of The Caribbean” star of being a “wife beater” over costs of assaulting Heard, when the 2 have been married. “To reiterate, the original verdict was that Mr. Depp committed domestic violence against Amber on no fewer than 12 occasions and she was left in fear of her life. Johnny Depp’s Lawyers Tell Court of Appeal He ‘Did Not Receive A Fair Trial’ In ‘Wife-Beater’ Case, Actor To File For Re-Trail (Deets Inside).
The verdict and lengthy, well-reasoned Judgment, including the Confidential Judgment, have been affirmed. Mr. Depp’s claim of new and important evidence was nothing more than a press strategy, and has been soundly rejected by the Court,” the assertion added. Final 12 months, in what’s thought to be the most important English libel case of twenty first century, the previous couple was locked in a three-week trial, after Depp had sued the writer of The Solar newspaper over a 2018 article calling him a “wife beater.” The court docket had noticed that the column, printed in April 2018, was “substantially true”.
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